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Pakistan is not only India's problem, it is a challenge for entire world: Ram Madhav
Madhav said India will certainly be happy to have friendly relations with Pakistan but first of all it has to address this major issue of cross-border terrorism.

Bypolls: Brisk polling in eastern region
The Assembly by-elections are in progress in five seats of Bihar, four in Assam, three in Sikkim, one each in Arunachal Pradesh, Odisha and Meghalaya respectively.

Mirchi files: After Praful Patel's submission of deal, ED to attach Ceejay House
The revelation came after the ED, which questioned the former Minister for over 12 hours in connection with the money laundering case involving the family members of Mirchi.

Pakistan making 'business out of faith': Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Kartarpur service charge
Earlier, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh had also lashed out at Pakistan for demanding the USD 20 service charge, saying it was tantamount to "putting a ticket" on visiting the historic gurdwara.

Sex CD case: SC stays criminal trial against Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel
A bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi also issued a notice to Baghel on a plea of CBI seeking transfer of the criminal case out of Chhattisgarh on grounds including that the CM has been allegedly threatening the witnesses in the case.

Savarkar an accomplished man, played part in freedom struggle: Singhvi
Amidst a row over BJP's proposed Bharat Ratna to Veer Savarkar (posthumous), Congress leader Abhishek Singhvi eulogized Savarkar for his contributions to India's freedom struggle and his fight for Dalit rights though he did not support his ideology.

Winter Session of Parliament to commence from November 18
Last year, the Winter Session had begun on December 11 and lasted till January 8.

Andhra govt retrieves 4,700 acres from Krishnapatnam Infratech’s SEZ
The YSR Congress govt had earlier cancelled Navayuga group's Polavaram irrigation and Machilipatnam seaport contracts alleging irregularities in allotment of contracts by Chandrababu Naidu's govt and delays in execution.

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'Will dismantle terror camps inside PoK if Pak doesn't mend ways'
J&K governor Satya Pal Malik on Monday said India will dismantle terrorist infrastructures inside Pakistan-Occupied-Kashmir if the terrorism emanating from the neighbouring country's soil is not dealt with. The governor made the remarks while answering a question on Indian Army's action against terrorist camps inside PoK on Sunday.

Live: 39.58% voting recorded in Hry till 3pm
Polling is under way for 90 seats of Haryana and 288 assembly constituencies of Maharashtra. The electoral fate of over 4400 candidates- 1169 in Haryana and 3237 in Maharashtra will be sealed in EVMs by the voters. Stay here for all live updates

3rd Test Live: SA in trouble with 4 wickets down
Check live score, ball-by-ball commentary, cricket scorecard of 3rd Test match between India and South Africa on Times of India.

'Infosys is dressing up books to boost numbers'
An anonymous group of Infoscions calling themselves 'ethical employees' has alleged that the firm has been dressing up its books to show better profit numbers. In a letter to Infosys board and US Securities Exchange Commission, they targetted CEO Salil Parekh with forcing the finance team to take a number of steps that go against standard accounting practices.

India slams Pak for stopping postal mail service
India on Monday slammed Pakistan for unilaterally stopping postal mail service between the two nations, saying the move was in contravention of international norms. Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Pakistan resorted to the move without giving any prior notice to India.

6 issues that may shape Maharashtra polls
Voting is under way in Maharashtra where 3,237 candidates, including 235 women, are in the fray for assembly polls. The BJP is seeking a second straight term in the state. Six factors that may determine the outcome in these elections are Maratha reservation, Article 370, corruption, agrarian distress, central & state schemes and the Fadnavis factor.

Haryana polls: High stakes for 4 satraps
Around 1.83 crore electors in Haryana would exercise their franchise on Monday to elect 90 members of 14th state assembly. Four main parties — the ruling BJP, Congress, Indian National Lok Dal and its splinter group Jannayak Janata Party— are in the fray along with Bahujan Samaj Party, Aam Aadmi Party, Swaraj India and rebel BJP MP Rajkumar Saini’s Loktantra Suraksha Party.

Imran has no capability to complete term: Bilawal
Pakistan People's Party President Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari has claimed that PM Imran Khan "has no capability" to complete his term as people had no other option but to go on an agitation against the "puppet government". He said the incumbent Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government was not competent to steer the country in the right direction.

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BJP accuses Abhijit Banerjee, Amartya Sen of using Nobel for political interest
Nobel winner Abhijit Banerjee has said he only provided information and his role was not to make NYAY.
Attempts being made to demonise technology, says PM Narendra Modi
PM Narendra Modi said that the debate should not be on the dangers of artificial intelligence or when will robots outsmart humans.
Four terror camps hit in PoK, three destroyed: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat
Sources said that at least 35 Jaish-e-Mohammed and Hizbul Mujahideen militants were killed in retaliatory artillery firing.
Pattern in surgical strikes, which take place around elections: Congress leader
Akhilesh Singh claimed that the Central government wanted to divert the people #39;s attention from the core issues.
Sadhvi Prachi claims threat to life, demands security
Sadhvi Prachi alleged that jihadis were being given protection in India by the Congress and this should be thoroughly probed.
22% youth hold the key to Haryana Assembly
The number of first-time voters is 3,82,446 in the 1.83 crore electorates.
Haryana BJP candidate gets EC notice over EVM remark
In the video, Bakshish Virk was heard saying he and his supporters had tampered EVMs in a way that every vote would go to the BJP, irrespective of the button the voters pressed.
Maharashtra, Haryana gear up for Assembly elections on Monday
While the BJP and its allies seeking to retain power in the two states, the opposition is hoping to turn the tide by taking advantage of any anti-incumbency.
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'Record-breaking' Win for BJP-Sena in Maharashtra, Predicts Gadkari, Says Fadnavis Will Return to Power

'Record-breaking' Win for BJP-Sena in Maharashtra, Predicts Gadkari, Says Fadnavis Will Return to PowerUnion Minister Nitin Gadkari said people will vote on the basis of the five-year performance of the Narendra Modi government at the Centre and the Devendra Fadnavis-led dispensation in Maharashtra.



SC agrees to Centre’s land offer for construction of Ravidas temple in Delhi

SC agrees to Centre’s land offer for construction of Ravidas temple in DelhiAs per the memorandum of settlement submitted to the SC, the area permitted for worship will be enclosed by a boundary fence and will have a gate for entry. It states that no encroachment will be allowed outside the boundary.



Disability Activist Asked to ‘Take Off Pants’ at Kolkata Airport

Disability Activist Asked to ‘Take Off Pants’ at Kolkata AirportThe activist was also allegedly told by GoAir officials that she couldn’t travel unaccompanied.



Kerala doctor who claimed infant recovered due to Mariam Thresia’s intervention under lens

Kerala doctor who claimed infant recovered due to Mariam Thresia’s intervention under lensThe Church had formed a tribunal in Thrissur where Sreenivasan had testified that it was a miracle, rather than medical intervention.



Indian makes it to FBI's 10 most wanted criminals

Indian makes it to FBI's 10 most wanted criminalsConsidered as one of the biggest ever simultaneous chases in the US and India, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is hunting for an Indian fugitive, Bhadresh Kumar Patel, for the past four years. Patel, who hails from Viramgam in Ahmedabad, figures in the FBI's top 10 list of most wanted fugitives and carries an award of $100,000. FBI considers Patel as a cold-blooded murderer and an 'extremely dangerous' criminal who killed his young wife at a Dunkin' Donuts store in Hanover, Maryland, in a most bizarre way.



Rafa Nadal marries long-time partner Xisca Perello in private ceremony

Rafa Nadal marries long-time partner Xisca Perello in private ceremonyRafael Nadal married his partner of 14 years, Xisca Perello, at a castle in Mallorca on Saturday.



3 dead, 10 injured after bus crashes into truck on Pune Mumbai Expressway

3 dead, 10 injured after bus crashes into truck on Pune Mumbai ExpresswayAccording to the police, the incident took place around 4 am, when the bus was on its way from Navi Mumbai to Satara.



St Stephen’s teacher, mother found dead in suspected murder-suicide

St Stephen’s teacher, mother found dead in suspected murder-suicideMother and son hailed from Kottayam in Kerala, and lived in Ashiana Apartments. Stanley was an ad-hoc teacher and taught Philosophy, and was also pursuing a PhD from IIT-Delhi.



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One injured as suspicious box explodes in Hubballi railway station of Karnataka
Suddenly the box exploded and the person holding it was severely injured in the incident. The injured person has been admitted to the hospital. 
Will destroy terror camps if Pakistan doesn`t mend its ways: J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik
"War is a bad thing and Pakistan should know how to behave. If it will not mend its way, then we will do again what we did on Sunday. We will destroy the terror camps," Malik said referring to the artillery strikes conducted by th
Heavy rain lashes Kerala, IMD issues orange alert
The IMD issued the alert for Monday in 12 districts--Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Alappuzha, Pathanamthitta, Kottayam, Idukki, Ernakulam, Thrissur, Palakkad, Malappuram, Kozhikode and Wayanad. The districts are likely to receive he
Ram Madhav slams Pakistan, calls it epicentre of terrorism
"There was a time when many would come to India to advise us. But today nobody is doing that because it has become a global problem. Terror infrastructure by Pakistan has become the epicentre of global terror today," he said.
`Shocked and humiliated`: Disability rights activists allege mistreatment at Kolkata airport
Jeeja, born with cerebral palsy, was denied entry without escorts by GoAir staff. She alleged that the staff behaved in the most insensitive manner while Kuhu alleged she was told by the CISF lady that "she will have to take off h
UP Police announce Rs 2.50 lakh reward for information on Kamlesh Tiwari`s killers
Kamlesh Tiwari was stabbed and shot at on Friday (October 18, 2019) afternoon inside his residence in Lucknow's Naka Hindola area allegedly by the above-mentioned duo. He succumbed to his injuries at a Lucknow hospital during trea
Parliament`s winter session to be held from November 18-December 13
A meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA), headed by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, was held on October 10 to discuss the dates and strategy for Parliament`s winter session.
Infant killed, five children injured due to fire in Hyderabad hospital
A nine-month-old baby girl died in Shine Children Hospital in LB Nagar area of Hyderabad. All the children were shifted to nearby hospitals for further treatment.
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Kenya vs Bermuda, Group A - T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019 Dream11 Prediction: Best picks for KEN vs BER
KEN vs BER Dream11 Team - Check My Dream11 Team, Best players list of today's match, Kenya vs Bermuda Dream11 Team Player List, KEN Dream11 Team Player List, BER Dream11 Team Player List, Dream11 Guru Tips, Online Cricket Tips, Kenya vs Bermuda Head to Head.

Box explodes at Hubli railway station in Karnataka, two injured
At least people have been injured after a box exploded a railway station in Karnataka's Hubballi (Hubli).

Ireland vs Oman, Group B - T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019 Dream11 Prediction: Best picks for IRE vs OMN
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'Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior': Ajay Devgn is fierce as a fearless battler in the first look
Ajay Devgn took to his social media pages and shared his first look from his upcoming film, 'Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior'. The film also stars Saif Ali Khan and Kajol in the lead roles.

Watch: World's longest direct flight arrives in Sydney from New York, creates new milestone
The plane took off from New York's JFK airport and took 19 hours and 16 minutes to finish the 16,200-kilometer journey.

United Arab Emirates vs Hong Kong, Group B - T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019 Dream11 Prediction: Best picks for UAE vs HK
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Closer to Majority in MP, a Boost for Party Cadre in Chhattisgarh : What Cong Win in Bypolls Would Spell
Experts say that although the Congress is in power in both the states, win in both the Chitrakot and Jhabua bypolls would help boost the patre cadre agead of the civic body and panchayat polls.

News18 IPSOS Exit Poll: The Survey Methodology That Helps Team Predict Election Results
A total of 72 assembly constituencies were selected in Maharashtra and then 432 individual polling station areas were selected for conducting interviews. In Haryana, 23 assembly constituencies were selected out of the total 92.

Pakistan is Not Only India's Problem, it is a Challenge for Entire World, Says Ram Madhav
Ram Madhav, who also looks after the party's affairs in Jammu and Kashmir, said the way Pakistan responded about Kashmir after abrogation of Article 370, today it 'stands isolated' in front of the global community.

Ahead of Polls, Delhi Govt Gives Nod to Centre's PM-KISAN Scheme of Rs 6,000 Income Support to Farmers
Under the scheme, which was launched in February just before the Lok Sabha polls, the Centre is crediting Rs 6,000 in three equal instalments directly into the bank accounts of farmers.

Metro Shed Construction Can Continue in Aarey, Says SC, No Further Cutting of Trees Till Next Hearing
A bench of justices Arun Mishra and Deepak Gupta sought a status report with pictures on plantation, transplantation and felling of trees in Aarey colony.

One Injured in Minor Explosion at Hubballi Railway Station, Site of South Western Railway HQ
The blast occurred when he picked an unclaimed parcel at the station, a major junction where headquarters of the South Western Railway Zone is located.

'Pakistan is Pakistan': India Slams Neighbour for Stopping Postal Mail Service Between Countries
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Pakistan resorted to the move without giving any prior notice to India.

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Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti 10/2/2019 Indian
Dussehra 10/8/2019 Indian
Karva Chauth 10/17/2019 Indian
Diwali 10/27/2019 Indian
Bhai Duj 10/29/2019 Indian
Halloween 10/31/2019 USA
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Mon Oct 21 2019  Australian Dollar 48.7329
Mon Oct 21 2019  British Pound Sterling 91.9963
Mon Oct 21 2019  Canadian Dollar 54.0541
Mon Oct 21 2019  European Euro 79.1139
Mon Oct 21 2019  United States Dollar 70.8215

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Govt rolls out 6th tranche of gold bond scheme; fixes issue price at Rs 3,835 per gram
To cash in on Dhanteras buying spree, the government on Monday rolled out the sixth tranche of sovereign gold bonds.The Sovereign Gold Bond (SGB) Sch

Gold flat as markets eye trade talk cues, Brexit deal
Investors await gold pull back to step in, according to analysts

Andhra Bank opens sale of sovereign gold bonds
Andhra Bank has commenced sale of Sovereign Gold Bonds as part of the 2019-20 Series - VI scheme notified by the Government.The issue price during th

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India and Pakistan blame each other over Kashmir shelling
The nuclear-armed rivals exchanged fire across the de facto border, a fresh escalation of tensions.

My security software was a scam that cost me £4,000
Doug Varey was offered security software which turned out to be a frightening and costly scam.

Apology after Indian students wear cardboard boxes for exams
School officials in the Indian state of Karnataka apologise after bizarre images from exams go viral.

Does Huawei's future lie with India after US ban?
India's massive wireless market could make it critical for the future of the Chinese tech giant.

India Catholic nun 'denied justice' by Vatican
Sister Lucy Kalappura was expelled after protesting against an Indian bishop accused of rape.

India's on a digital sprint that is leaving millions behind
For every urban Indian who has access to the internet, there is at least one rural Indian who does not.

Ayodhya dispute: The complex legal history of India's holy site
India's Supreme Court is nearing a ruling on whether the contested site belongs to Hindus or Muslims.

Indian skyscrapers to be brought down in controlled implosions
Thousands of people will watch their homes implode in southern India after a high court ruling.

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Pakistan stops postal mail service from India, says Union Minister Ravi Shankar...
Ravi Shankar Prasad said that Pakistan “without any prior notice or information has stopped sending postal department’s letter to India”.

Shooters come to blows at Delhi's Karni Singh Range - Watch video
The incident happened when the two shooters started fighting with each other in broad daylight close to the firing area where other shooters were still training.

'Has MS Dhoni retired?' - Sarfaraz Ahmed's wife backs Pakistan cricketer to make...
The wicketkeeper was also not named in the squad for the upcoming series. After the announcement, rumours started circulating that the 32-year might announce retirement.

Reliance Jio's new All-in-One plans launched: Price, features, and other details
Reliance Jio revamps 2GB per day data plans. Check out full details of the new ‘All-in-One’ plans.

Train services affected, orange alert in 12 districts as heavy rain lashes Kera...
The India Meteorological Dept (IMD) has issued orange alert issued for Monday in 12 districts, including Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Alapuzha, Pathanamthitta, Kottayam, Idukki, Ernakulam, Thrissur, Palakkad, Malappuram, Kozhikode and Wayanad.

Law students ragged at Allahabad University hostel, inquiry begins
The junior students also registered an anonymous  complaint without naming the accused persons with the anti-ragging portal of union ministry of human resource development also and which too has been referred to varsity officials.

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Global PIO body to honour 3 Indian-Americans for contribution in health sector
The Global Organisation of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO) will present the Health Council Award to the recipients during the Health Council Summit, organised by it, on Saturday, according to a press release.

US blacklists S Africa's Gupta family over 'widespread corruption'
Gupta brothers close to former president Jacob Zuma; left country after Zuma was ousted from power.

Halliburton to pay $275,000 to Indian, Syrian-origin employees for discrimination
The Houston-based company is one of the world's largest providers of products and services to the energy industry with over 55,000 employees

Two Indian-origin persons figure in Fortune's '40 Under 40' list
Intel's Vice President of artificial intelligence software and the AI lab Arjun Bansal and fashion platform Zilingo CEO and co-founder Ankiti Bose make it to Fortune's 2019 '40 Under 40' list.

Indian women in UAE launch mission to protect environment
The ILA is one of the five Indian community organisations in Abu Dhabi which are registered with the UAE's Ministry of Community Development.

Boston to host conference on contributions of Hindus to America
The purpose of the event is two-fold: exploring the contributions of Hindus to America and paying tribute to the largesse of America.

NRIs can now apply for Aadhaar on arrival without 182-day wait
NRIs with valid Indian passport can apply for Aadhaar on arrival, without the 182-day waiting period.

Donald Trump lauds Indian-Americans, says 'truly proud' to have them as Americans
President Trump lauded the role of the Indian diaspora in the US at the historic "Howdy, Modi!" event in Houston, Texas.

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SC accepts Centre’s revised offer of 400 sq mt land for Guru Ravidas temple
The top court also directed that persons who were arrested during agitations following the demolition of the temple be released on furnishing of personal bond

People living on banks of river Pampa put on alert
Shutters of the Maniyar reservoir were opened on Monday morning and the water level in the river is likely to increase

Sadhvi Prachi demands security cover, cites killing of Kamlesh Tiwari in Lucknow
Ms. Prachi told reporters on Sunday that she has been receiving threat calls from Muslim fundamentalist organisations for the last ten years

Pakistan making ‘business out of faith’, says Harsimrat on Kartarpur service charge
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh had also lashed out at Pakistan for demanding the $20 service charge from Indian devotees for visiting Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara

Fire breaks out in M.P. hotel, no casualty so far
The blaze erupted in ‘Golden Gate’ hotel, located in Vijay Nagar area

Three Congress workers arrested in Puducherry voter bribery case
A case was registered against the four for distributing Deepavali gift coupons along with religious pamphlets

Kamlesh Tiwari murder: U.P. police announce reward for nabbing 2 suspects
DGP says all aspects of the murder case, including a possible terror link, are being investigated by a special investigation team.

Mamata assures Farooq Abdullah of standing by him during “difficult times”
Ms. Banerjee extended birthday wishes to former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah

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Police Say Cyanide Soup and 6 Deaths Point to a Serial Killer
A woman in an Indian town has confessed to poisoning her in-laws over 14 years in hopes of inheriting property, the authorities say.

As Militants Kill in Kashmir, People Are Afraid to Go to Work
Separatists are waging violence against civilians in the Kashmir Valley, in a bid to bring the region to a halt.

Cell Service Returns to Kashmir, Allowing First Calls in Months
After imposing a complete communications blackout two months ago, the Indian government on Monday partially restored cellphone service in the Kashmir Valley.

India Vows to Restore Mobile Service in Kashmir
The Indian authorities said many cellphones would begin working on Monday in the disputed region after two months of a communications blackout.

They Run the World’s Biggest Countries. Their Talk Won’t Be Easy.
As Narendra Modi of India and Xi Jinping of China meet, a host of potential conflicts are sharing the room with them.

This Is an Indian House, According to One Architect
By turning his gaze backward, Bijoy Jain is creating a new architectural language that acknowledges his country’s precolonial past.

In Kashmir, a Race Against Death, With No Way to Call a Doctor
Medical personnel in Kashmir say preventable deaths are happening because of blocked streets, medicine shortages, and a phone and internet blockade by India.

In Kashmir, Growing Anger and Misery
The conflict turns messier, and everyday life suffers, as the disputed territory remains on lock down. Here are images from the front lines of the Kashmir crisis.

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Sachin Tendulkar Votes, Urges People To Vote For ''Better Tomorrow''
Sachin Tendulkar led the sports fraternity to vote for the Maharashtra Assembly elections on Monday, and appealed to people to come out in large numbers to exercise their democratic right.
Boeing Expresses Regret Over Ex-Pilot's 737 MAX Texts, Faults Simulator
Boeing Co said on Sunday it understood the outcry over leaked messages from a former test pilot over erratic software behavior on its 737 MAX jet two years before recent crashes, and added it was...
TikTok Launches #EduTok Program To 'Democratise e-Learning'
Over 10 million pieces of content were created and shared to date using the #EduTok hashtag which has secured over 48 billion views.
First Poster: Ajay Devgn In And As Tanhaji
"Mind that was as sharp as a sword," wrote Ajay, sharing the poster on Instagram
EVM Glitches At Maharashtra Polling Booths, Congress Complains To EC
Faulty EVMs delayed polling at some booths in Maharashtra's Ratnagiri and Bhandara districts on Monday, an official said.
Delhi Government To Organise Laser Show As Part Of 'Community Diwali'
To dissuade people from bursting crackers, the Delhi government will organise a mega first of its kind Diwali laser show as part of its community Diwali celebrations between October 26 and 29 at...
IndiGo Launches Flights On This Route, Tickets From Rs 8,999
With this launch, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC or Saigon) has become IndiGo's 22nd international and 7th Southeast Asian destination.
Ravidas Temple: Centre's Offer To Double Land For Construction Accepted
The Supreme Court has approved a conditional increase in land - from 200 square metres to 400 square metres - to be made available for the construction of the Ravidas temple in Delhi that it ordered...
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Delhi covers with smog ahead of Diwali

Delhi covers with smog ahead of DiwaliAhead of Diwali, Delhi was seen covered with smog. A hazy morning was witnessed at India Gate. The air quality of the national capital continued to be 'poor'. Earlier, CM Arvind Kejriwal had requested state governments to take measures as air quality is deteriorating day by day.



VP Naidu presents 'Most Eminent Senior Citizen Award' to former Attorney General K Parasaran

VP Naidu presents 'Most Eminent Senior Citizen Award' to former Attorney General K ParasaranVice President M Venkaiah Naidu presented the 'Most Eminent Senior Citizen Award' to former Attorney General K Parasaran in the national capital on October 20. The event took place at India International Centre (IIC) in Delhi. K Parasaran was honored with this award on the occasion of 39th Elders Annual Day Celebrations. Former governor of Jammu and Kashmir NN Vohra was also present on the occasion.



Caused severe damage to terror infrastructure in PoK: Army Chief Bipin Rawat

Caused severe damage to terror infrastructure in PoK: Army Chief Bipin RawatIndian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on October 20 shared information on Indian Army's action in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) where four terror launch pads were struck. He said that the Army was getting information about terrorists' infiltration ahead of the Diwali. He said the Army got the information that the terrorists camps in Pir Panjal Range were active and some of the terrorists tried to infiltrate into India from Tangdhar, hence it was decided to attack on the terrorists launch pads. "We have the coordinates of where these camps have emerged, we have caused severe damage to terrorists infrastructure across and let me tell you that the terrorists' camps opposite Tangdhar and Kiral sector have been destroyed," said Rawat. Indian Army launched a military offensive as it attacked four terror launch pads in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) on October 20. The terror launch pads were situated in PoK's Neelam Valley.



India's 1st triathlon race 'IRONMAN 70.3' organised in Goa's Panaji

India's 1st triathlon race 'IRONMAN 70.3' organised in Goa's PanajiIndia's first triathlon race 'IRONMAN 70.3' was held in Goa's Panaji on October 20. The event took place at Miramar beach in Panaji. Over 1000 participants including 800 Indians took part in this race. Participants from 27 countries including Singapore, France, Germany, Australia, Qatar and Japan also marked their presence in the triathlon race. While speaking to media about the event, Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said, "It is being organised for the first time in country. Over 27 countries are participating in it." "It is an example of sports tourism. We will promote more such events in future," Goa CM added.



Ind vs SA: It was Rohit's day, says Proteas spinner on hitman's double ton

Ind vs SA:  It was Rohit's day, says Proteas spinner on hitman's double tonOn second day of the third test match played between the 'Men in Blue' and 'Proteas', game was called off early due to bad lights. The 3rd test match began in Jharkhand's Ranchi on October 19. Umpires decided that no further play can be possible on the day due to bad lights. Indian Cricket Team ended the day in a strong position at 497/9 (declared) while South Africa (9/2) trailed India by 488 runs at stumps today. While addressing the post-match press conference, South African Cricket team Left-arm spinner George Linde said, "It's been lessons to be honest as 'Proteas' didn't expect to play test cricket and in this year, we didn't expect to come back to play the test series. If you told me to take four wickets then I can take it anytime in a year." "Unfortunately, it wasn't our day as it was Rohit's day so he played well and well done to him," he added.



Ind vs SA: 'Most challenging knock for me', says Rohit Sharma on maiden double century

Ind vs SA: 'Most challenging knock for me', says Rohit Sharma on maiden double centuryOn second day of the third test match played between the 'Men in Blue' and 'Proteas', game was called off early due to bad lights. The 3rd test match began in Jharkhand's Ranchi on October 19. Umpires decided that no further play can be possible on the day due to bad lights. Rohit Sharma became the fourth batsman to hit a double hundred in Test and ODI cricket. Indian Cricket Team ended the day in a strong position at 497/9 (declared) while South Africa (9/2) trailed India by 488 runs at stumps today. While addressing the post-match press conference, Indian Cricket Team star batsman Rohit Sharma said, "I wouldn't say it is frustrating as it is just a law of the game and the time it is suppose to finish it has to finish on that time only. I wasn't thinking about it at all because I know the time will come and whenever it's supposed to happen it will definitely happen." "I was trying to think positive at that point of time. I just went back happy because 199 not out I would take that any day and speaking of this particular knock it was the most challenging I would say as I haven't played much innings like this," he added. "It was probably the most challenging one for me," Rohit added.



Highlights: 10 balls,31 runs, Umesh Yadav breaks world record vs South Africa

Highlights: 10 balls,31 runs, Umesh Yadav breaks world record vs South AfricaIndia's Umesh Yadav was included in the team as a bowler for the 3rd Test against South Africa in Pune. But on Day 2 of the match, he showed his skills with the bat. Umesh targetted George Linde as he smashed two sixes on his first two balls. In his 10-ball innings, Umesh struck five sixes to score 31 runs, which was his highest score in the longest format.



Leaders across political parties praise Indian Army for destroying terror launch pads in PoK

Leaders across political parties praise Indian Army for destroying terror launch pads in PoKIndian Army destroyed four terror launch pads in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) on October 20. The terror launch pads were situated in PoK's Neelam valley. Politicos also hailed the action in one voice. Congress leader KTS Tulsi said, "This is a good step because now the roots which are taken by them for infiltrating into India are well known." BJP Delhi president Manoj Tiwari said, "The action taken by the Indian Army should be continued." Communist Party of India (CPI) General Secretary D Raja said, "This is a retaliation on Pakistan. Pakistan is encouraging terror groups and violating ceasefire agreement but both countries should understand the serious situation that is there on the border."



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'Maybe 10, 15 years later, Rahul may mature'
'This business of monopoly of one family must end.''Here, they picked up a few leaders for him as he needed support which was okay, but later, they became his cronies.'

Trump didn't conspire with Russia: US attorney general
'While this (Mueller's) report does not conclude that the president committed a crime, it also does not exonerate him" and sets out evidence on "both sides of the question'

Update: Bumrah has 'recovered' after hurting shoulder
His condition will be 'assessed' on Monday, the Mumbai Indians team management said.

How Rishabh Pant brightened his WC selection prospects
I am glad to bat anywhere the team wants me to: Pant

How to enhance your medical insurance coverage
A sum insured of Rs 3 lakh to Rs 5 lakh may have been sufficient seven-eight years ago but would be inadequate today, especially for people living in metros, points out Sanjay Kumar Singh.

This athlete's fitness journey will baffle you
Raipur's Nami Rai didn't let marriage or lack of sporting facilities affect her love for fitness.

Why Akshay Kumar feels LUCKY
'I am 51 now. I think I can do action till 56.' 'After that, God knows.'


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